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Common Nissan problems


Nissans are typically known for their reliability, but as is the case with all vehicles, there will still be some issues that arise from time to time. Some of the most common Nissan problems and complaints:


  • Check Engine light on as a result of failed catalytic converter
  • Oil leaks coming from the engine
  • Stalled engine because of a camshaft position sensor or crankshaft failure

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